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2 youths killed in road crash

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Satkhira: Two young motorcyclists were killed as a bus crashed into their bike on Satkhira-Khulna road at Chuknagar in Tala upazila on Saturday afternoon.
The deceased were identified as Bappi Hossain, 27, and Ataur Rahman, 30, of Shekhpara village in Khulna.
Officer-in-charge of Tala Police Station Hasan Hafizur Rahman said the Khulna-bound bus hit the Satkhira-bound motorcycle around 2pm, leaving the duo dead on the spot.
The bodies were sent to Satkhira Sadar Hospital for...
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Villagers wary of tiger attacks near Bhola River

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Bagerhat: The people living near the villages next to the Sundarbans have become fearful of tiger attacks due to the recent intrusion of the big cats into their localities.
Scattered in five villages on the banks of the Bhola River, thousands are wary of falling victims to tiger...
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11 to die for killing Habiganj farmer

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Habiganj: A court here on Wednesday sentenced 11 people to death for killing a farmer at Baghjur village in Baniachang upazila of the district in 2001.
Additional District and Sessions Judge Mafroza Parveen handed down the verdict, said Abdul Ahad Faruk, addition public prosecutor...
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BSF picks up BD national

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Thakurgaon: Members of Security Force of India (BSF) picked up a Bangladeshi national from Rotnai border area in Baliadangi upazila early Wednesday.
The victim was identified as Abdul Barek, 25, son of Abdul Majid, resident of Ratnai Moradhar village and a cattle trader.
LT Col...
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Fishermen fined for catching jhatka

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Jhalakati: A mobile court on Wednesday fined three fishermen Tk 5,000 each in Prodhan Bazar of Sadar upazila for selling jhatka (hilsa fry less than 9 inches or 23 centimeters in length).
The fishermen are- Tuhin Gazi, resident of Nurullapur village in Ponabalia union, Md Zia and...
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